(norethindrone 0.35 mg tablets, USP)
SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION
Patients should be counseled that this product does not protect against HIV infection (AIDS) and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Each yellow NOR-QD® tablet provides a continuous oral contraceptive regimen of 0.35 mg norethindrone daily, and the inactive ingredients include D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Yellow No. 6, lactose, magnesium stearate, povidone, and starch.
The chemical name for norethindrone is 17-Hydroxy-19-Nor-17α-pregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one. The structural formula follows:
Therapeutic class = oral contraceptive.